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Monash scholars elected to prestigious Academy of Social Sciences

Four Monash University Professors have been named Fellows of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia (ASSA) for their distinguished contributions to their disciplines and to society.

University news
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Monash to become Australia’s first 100 per cent renewable energy powered university

By the year 2030 Monash University expects all of the energy used on its campuses will be clean and renewable.

University news
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Debris from the 2011 tsunami carried hundreds of species across the Pacific Ocean

When a foreign species arrives in a new environment and spreads to cause some form of economic, health, or ecological harm, it’s called a biological invasion.

Science
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Monash unites for ‘City in Motion’ again

For the second consecutive year, Monash Council and Monash University will become the ‘City in Motion’ for Australia, jointly hosting a major community-sporting event from 20 September to 8 October 2017.

Sport
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Fake news and god’s wrath: extreme hurricane politics in the US

The devastating scenes of destruction and flooding in the Bahamas and the southern states of the US have captivated the world for many weeks now.

Arts & culture
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Global Leaders’ Summit 2017 -Day Two

Today is Day 2 of the 2017 Monash Global Leaders’ Summit, one in which world-leading alumni discuss and question professions of the future and global development.

Alumni news

New research on whales’ teeth shows they were ferocious predators

International research involving Monash biologists has provided new insights into how the feeding habits of the whale – the biggest animal – have evolved.

Science

Monash research team trialling virtual reality to help children during medical procedures

Monash University and Monash Children’s Hospital researchers are conducting the world’s largest study of virtual reality headsets to improve the experience of children undergoing needle procedures.

Medicine & health